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Lecturer or Assoc Prof of Instruction in Stage Management and Head of MFA Stage Management Program
The University of Iowa

  • Sep. 13, 2017
  • Lecturer or Assoc Prof of Instruction in Stage Management and Head of MFA Stage Management Program
  • Theatre
  • The University of Iowa
    Iowa City, IA
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Aug. 15, 2018
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Senior Lecturer
  • Drama/Theater/Theater Education
    Fine Arts - General
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The University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts seeks a full time Lecturer or (depending on
qualifications) Associate Professor of Instruction to serve as head of its MFA program in Stage
Management and teach courses in it and other disciplines. Responsibilities include teaching six
courses each year. Two or three courses will be in stage management. The remaining courses
will depend on background and skills, and will be in arts management, event management,
production management, technical production, and/or design. As head of the graduate stage
management program this faculty member will provide leadership by developing curriculum,
recruiting, advising, maintaining contacts for graduates with professional venues, and
supervising student stage managers. This faculty member will occasionally serve as stage
manager on department productions. Participation in the Performing Arts Entrepreneurship
program is also expected, as is professional development and/or professional stage managing.
Required qualifications: MFA (or equivalent training and experience) in stage management;
professional experience as a stage manager; a minimum of two years university level teaching
beyond the TA level in courses that include stage management and at least one of these
disciplines: arts management, event management, production management, technical production,
and design. Desirable qualifications include experience in arts management, AEA membership,
and evidence of professional work in the areas of opera and/or dance. Applications should be
submitted online at Search requisition number 71574 . Screening of
applications begins November 1, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates
should include a letter of application, a complete CV, statements describing their professional
and teaching practice, and the names, email, and addresses of three references. Candidates
should include a link to their website or equivalent online presence.

  • The Department and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of the University, College and Department reflect this commitment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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Contact Information

  • Kellie Kucera
    Performing Arts
    The University of Iowa
    1400 Vox
    Iowa City, IA 52242
  • 319-335-1606


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